Join Us On Saturday 25th April at 2:30pm!








Hello there!

On Saturday 25 April, at 2.30pm - we will be streaming The Twisted Tale of Hansel & Gretel into your home.

We know that you can’t come to the theatre (at the moment) so we have decided to come to you! Not in person – but on your TV’s, computers, i-pads or even mobile phones.

We will be using YouTube to stream the performance. Click here to start watching.

We've put together a collection of fun activities & extra informtion to help make this experience feel just as special as a real-life visit to the theatre, including Relaxed Performance information & documents for anyone who wants to create a Relaxed space right in your home!

Relaxed Performance Resources

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Fun Activities

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Don’t Forget Your Ticket!

Presented by Open Theatre and Metro-Bolout-Dodo. Co-Produced by Birmingham Hippodrome. Directed by Esther Simpson A flustered storyteller is joined by a mischievous mocking bird as he follows Hansel and Gretel deep into the forest. All is not what it seems, as the characters start to tell their own version of this peculiar adventure. Come along and meet the wicked witch and her really rather eccentric chef in this truly imaginative version of Hansel and Gretel. Live music, hilarious performance and a mesmerising design ensures that this play will entertain and amuse the entire family.

★★★★ “A fabulous family show. Comedy gold!”

What’s On Magazine

★★★★ “A magical reimagining of a classic children’s fairy tale”

Stagetalk Magazine